At the recent Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) 2013 Annual Meeting in New York, President Bill Clinton talked once again about the partnership between Partners In Health, Abbott and the Abbott Fund in Haiti. President Clinton highlighted the important connection between the Nourimanba facility and efforts to address malnutrition and improve child health tied to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). President Clinton visited the facility earlier this year as part of a Clinton Foundation tour to promote development in Haiti.
The video covers the entire CGI session, “Expanding Cross-Sector Coordination in Haiti,” including comments from Haiti Prime Minister Laurent Lamonthe, actor Sean Penn from J/P HRO, Dennis O’Brien from Digicel, Liz Blake from Habitat for Humanity and Blake Mycoskie from TOMS. To view President’s Clinton’s comments regarding the PIH-Abbott partnership, go to 1:39:40 of the video.